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Archbishop Lori's Homily: Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Feb 05 2017
Catholics face stiff headwinds when they are serious about their faith. Pope Francis’ term for all this is “polite persecution.”

Our Back Pages: 'Two for One'
Feb 03 2017
Three time in the history of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, two auxiliary bishops were ordained on the same day.

You can lead a boy to homework, but you can’t make him think
Feb 02 2017
You can lead a boy to homework, but you can’t make him think. Sooner or later, every parent makes this discovery. How then, is a concerned parent going to find the ignition switch that will start the learning engine that lies hidden between the ears of his or her developing child?

Archbishop Lori's Homily: Catholic Schools Week
Jan 30 2017
I pray that the Lord will continue to touch my soul and yours so that we may be free of bad influences and instead be true followers of Jesus as active members of his church.

Archbishop Lori writes letter concerning executive orders on immigration
Jan 30 2017
"Our faith compels us to work for the dignity and justice of all people," Archbishop Lori said.

Being Catholic first
Jan 24 2017
And as usual, Catholics’ tendency to pick the winner raises a question: Are we leading the country or following the crowd? Does our faith make us different?

Archbishop Lori's Homily: Celebration of Life
Jan 24 2017
Let the Lord’s light and love shine forth in us and through us by our oneness in mind and heart and purpose.

Archbishop Lori's Homily: Episcopal Ordination of Bishops Parker and Brennan
Jan 20 2017
In the power of the Holy Spirit, may your ministry as bishops be abundantly blessed for the glory of God, the advancement of the Church’s mission, and the salvation of souls

The full, marvelous picture
Jan 17 2017
Trust. That’s the key to believing that God’s plan and his timing are perfect, even when we can’t see or understand.

Faith, sexuality and the meaning of freedom
Jan 17 2017
The church is immersed in the marketplace of ideas, the modern-day "areopagus" but has a right to be distinctive voice that lives its distinctive vision in a distinctive way.

Making St. Valentine’s Day a year-round commitment
Jan 12 2017
What are some better ways to mark the occasion, to tell family members and friends “I love you”?

Our Back Pages: Cardinal Gibbons built up Catholic press
Jan 10 2017
The preeminent Catholic churchman of his time said the greatest need of the Catholic press of his era was to “be always truthful and not too fault-finding.”

Amen: Holy Ghost Power
Jan 10 2017
If one of the features the Review publishes in the coming year moves you or your neighbor to give even more, it will fulfill its purpose.

Go in haste! Be amazed! Treasure!
Jan 10 2017
The most recent survey showed that now fully one fourth of Americans belong to no religion at all – that’s approximately 80,000,000 people.